Former AJC Mr. Football turns things around

11:16 pm Nov. 12, 2014

Alvin Kamara, the AJC’s Mr. Football for 2012, is one of this year’s feel-good stories in recruiting.

Kamara, who is committed to Tennessee and will enroll this January, was named his conference’s Offensive Player of the

Notebook: UGA’s only RB recruit plans another visit

12:50 am Nov. 11, 2014

UGA has some competition for Chris Carson, the Bulldogs’ only commitment at running back for their 2015 recruiting class.

Carson, the former Parkview High School standout who is wrapping up his second season at a Kansas junior college, has tentatively planned on taking an official visit to Louisville in January. He is also hearing from Indiana and Oregon.

“They (Louisville) hit me up on Twitter,” Carson told the AJC. “They told me

Jaylen Brown: Do UGA and Tech still have a chance if he doesn’t visit?

7:00 am Nov. 10, 2014

Do UGA and Georgia Tech still have a chance at Jaylen Brown if he does not take official visits with them?

Brown is the nation’s No. 2 overall basketball prospect. He’s a 6-foot-7 forward from Wheeler High School.

Nothing has been finalized, but Brown hinted to ZagsBlog that he may take unofficial visits to the two in-state schools.

If that indeed happens, are UGA and Georgia Tech still in the running for Brown?

14-year-old commits to Auburn

11:20 pm Nov. 7, 2014

Savana Sikes, a 14-year-old freshman phenom in softball from Chapel Hill High School, committed to Auburn on Friday.

Sikes, who has two older sisters that played softball at UGA and Kennesaw State, had interest from more than 50 colleges.

“Savana has grown up around and practiced with many of the best college softball players in the nation,” her father, Rocky Sikes, told the AJC. “Savana has been involved in conversations with many

Rashad Roundtree: UGA beats Ohio State for 5-star DB (UPDATED)

9:06 am Nov. 7, 2014

Roundtree announced his choice by tweeting and then taking off warmup pants to reveal pants with little UGAs on them. http://t.co/mhT2RajoLW— Wayne Staats (@WStaats8) November 07, 2014

UGA got some much-needed help in the defensive secondary when Rashad Roundtree committed to the Bulldogs on Friday.

Roundtree, who is ranked as a 5-star safety by Rivals, picked UGA over Ohio State and Duke.

“I just think from the beginning that